1939 Diamond T 201 truck; Diamond T Motor Car Company; 1939; 2015.229


1939 Diamond T 201 truck

About this object

Year: 1939
Make: Diamond T
Model: 201
Serial No: 2010404
Engine Make: Hercules
Engine Type: Side Valve 6
In3: 205
GVWlbs: 8000
This truck was originally bought by Bill's grandfather and commandeered by the New Zealand Army in 1942. It was released and sold to R. J. Syme of Stavely in 1943. After several owners in Canterbury, in 1981 Allan Storer bought it and gave it to Bill Richardson in 1997.


Diamond T Motor Car Company

Maker Role


Date Made


Place Made

United States of America

Subject and Association Keywords

technology, transport, truck

Named Collection

Bill Richardson Transport World

Credit Line

From the collection of Bill Richardson Transport World

Object Type

Transport, motor vehicle, truck

Object number


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